Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Centenary Square, Broad Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 2EP
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And The Rest Of Me Floats

Outbox Theatre examine the ways in which our gender is questioned, categorised, and policed.

Mon 13 Nov

£10–£20 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Tue 14 Nov

£10–£20 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

As A Tiger In The Jungle

Using circus, ceremony and spoken word, Renu Ghalan, Aman Tamang, and Loan TP Hoang tell the story of how, against all odds, they survived their childhood and created their own destiny.

Fri 22 Sep

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45

Sat 23 Sep

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:45
  • 19:45

Baby Daddy

Written and performed by REP Foundry member Elinor Coleman, this modern comedy offers a personal account of young motherhood.

Thu 2 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:00
  • 20:00

Fri 3 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Sat 4 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Like the name says it's a comedy club for kids! The best stand-ups and sketch acts from the international circuit do their thing for an audience of children and their families but without the rude bits! It's just like a normal comedy club, but it's on in the day and children are allowed in.

Sat 16 Sep

£10 (Children £8) / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:30

Comedy Club 4 Kids: Christmas Cracker

A special Christmas themed Comedy Club 4 Kids! Expect festive frivolity and some of the best comedians doing what they do best. Past line-ups have included Stewart Lee, Jason Byrne, David O'Doherty and Adam Hills so you will be laughing along with your children! For ages 5+ "The perfect way to entertain the whole family…

Sat 2 Dec

£10 (Children £8) / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:30

A Dangerous Woman

Based on writer Manjeet Mann's own experiences, this bold drama tells the story of one woman's struggle to carve her own path in a family of six strong women.

Thu 21 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:00
  • 20:00

Fri 22 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Sat 23 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Delightful

In a frank exploration of love and grief the audience is presented with Lenni whose memory of her partner Jay's accident has been lost following his death.

Thu 26 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Fri 27 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Sat 28 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Enter. Stage. Write

Television moguls have thrown their support behind a competition here in Birmingham to find the next big screen or stage writer. 'Enter. Stage. Write' is open to anyone in the region to write a seven to 10-minute play and submit it. The shortlist mini-plays will then be performed at the Birmingham REP Theatre on Tuesday…

Tue 19 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0121 236 4455

Fake Times

Brand new short plays exploring the importance of sorting fact from fiction. Script-in-hand reading.

Tue 19 Sep

Pay what you want / 0121 236 4455

First Stage - Mr Silly Pancake and The Land of Cake & Biscuits

Mr Silly Pancake has a dream. He longs to be the first pancake on the moon. But to get there, he needs help from children with big ideas and big imaginations With original music, puppetry and a stunning set, this interactive show will transport young audiences to the Land of Cake and Biscuits. Visiting the Jelly Fields…

Sat 9 Dec

£10 (Children £7) / 0121 236 4455

  • 11:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:30

Sun 10 Dec

£10 (Children £7) / 0121 236 4455

  • 11:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:30

First Stages - No Kidding

Bally and Billy are two larger than life entertainers whose clowning routine is full of slapstick and custard pies. They love playing tricks on each other, but Bally takes the jokes too far and Billy refuses to carry on. Bally tries to finish the performance alone but it doesn't work without Billy. Can you help them to…

Sat 23 Sep

£10 (Children £7) / 0121 236 4455

  • 11:30
  • 14:00

Freeman

Strictly Arts presents a dramatic tale inspired by the story of William Freeman, a man in 19th century New York who becomes the first person to raise 'insanity' as a defence in an American trial.

Mon 9 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Tue 10 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Hearing Things

Philip Osment's provocative drama explores the dilemmas of psychiatry from the points of view of patients, relatives and staff.

Sat 21 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

The Hundred and One Dalmatians

Dalmatians Pongo and Missis enjoy an idyllic life with their humans, Mr and Mrs Dearly. Then one day, the house is filled with the patter of tiny paws when Missis gives birth to a litter of adorable puppies. But just as the Dearly's get used to their new housemates, the puppies mysteriously vanish. With the help of the…

Thu 30 Nov

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:00

Fri 1 Dec

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:00

Sat 2 Dec

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:00
  • 19:00
…and 35 more dates until 13 Jan 2018

I Had A Black Dog … His Name Was Depression

Matthew Johnstone's dark comedy based on the book of the same name features a new romance thrust into turmoil as the 'black dog' of mental health becomes an issue. Performed by Mark Curtis and Jason Mitchell.

Thu 19 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

I Knew You

Birmingham Repertory Theatre presents Birmingham-born writer Steven Camden's coming-of-age story which looks at family dynamics and whether you can ever escape your past.

Fri 29 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Sat 30 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Mon 2 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00
…and 5 more dates until 7 Oct

Jane Eyre

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Charlotte Bronte (book), Mike Akers (adapt)

Sally Cookson directs this bold re-imagining of Charlotte Bronte's novel about a spirited heroine's fight for freedom and fulfilment on her own terms in the face of poverty, injustice and bitter betrayal. A National Theatre co-production with Bristol Old Vic.

Mon 4 Sep

£15 / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:00

Tue 5 Sep

£15 / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:00

Wed 6 Sep

£15 / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:00
…and 9 more dates until 16 Sep

Man To Man

Manfred Karge's drama tells the story of Ella; a woman forced to adopt the identity of her dead husband in order to survive in Nazi Germany. Strong language and adult content. Directed by Bruce Guthrie and Scott Graham. A Wales Millennium Centre production

Tue 26 Sep

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45

Wed 27 Sep

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45

Thu 28 Sep

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 30 Sep

Medea

The performer, dancer, and vocalist Francois Testory fuses his physicality and androgynous, unique stage presence to bring to life the story of the murderous Medea. With music from Phil Von.

Fri 17 Nov

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45

Sat 18 Nov

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45

MonologueSlam

The industry showcase for actors sees performers go head-to-head to perform for a panel of professional judges.

Fri 24 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:45

Music Theatre Wales: The Golden Dragon

Peter Eotvos's contemporary opera, set in a Chinese restaurant, is a fable of modern life based on the play by Roland Schimmelpfennig. Directed by Michael McCarthy and conducted by Geoffrey Paterson.

Tue 3 Oct

£15–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:30

My Beautiful Black Dog

A poetically musical comedy about the fragility of our minds, written and performed by Brigitte Aphrodite.

Fri 20 Oct

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Nativity! The Musical

Panto fun for the whole family.

Fri 20 Oct

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:30

Sat 21 Oct

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:30

Mon 23 Oct

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:30
…and 17 more dates until 12 Nov

Notorious

Blurring the lines between live art, dance, theatre and fine art, The Famous Lauren Barri Holstein explores how social media and consumerism have redefined how we relate to the female body. Adult content and strong language.

Fri 20 Oct

£10–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Sat 21 Oct

£10–£30 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:00

(Sorry)

Phoebe Frances Brown performs in the world premiere of Susie Sillett's latest drama, which explores the experiences of young people in the 21st century through a series of monologues.

Thu 9 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:00
  • 20:00

Fri 10 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Sat 11 Nov

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

This House

  • Directed by: Jeremy Herrin
  • Written by: James Graham

Jeremy Herrin directs a revival of James Graham's acutely observed political drama set in the halls of Westminster in 1974, when the UK faces economic crisis and a hung parliament. A National Theatre production in association with Chichester Festival Theatre and Headlong.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0121 236 4455

Tue 17 Apr 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0121 236 4455

Wed 18 Apr 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0121 236 4455

…and 3 more dates until 21 Apr 2018

The Whip Hand

The world premiere of Douglas Maxwell's latest drama, directed by Tessa Walker. Dougie has just turned 50 and his family are throwing him a party, but the mood quickly changes when he drops a bombshell relating to his ex-wife in this explosive new play which offers an investigation into power, privilege, blood ties and…

Tue 5 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00

Wed 6 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:00

Thu 7 Sep

£10 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00
…and 9 more dates until 16 Sep

The Winslow Boy

Ronnie Winslow's entire family are pulled apart by the repercussions of this charge. Set against the values of 1910 Edwardian London, the Winslow Family fi ght to clear his name or face social ostracism as the case becomes a national scandal. Based on a real-life event, The Winslow Boy is a courageous and often delicately…

Wed 21 Feb 2018

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:30

Thu 22 Feb 2018

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Fri 23 Feb 2018

£15 from / 0121 236 4455

  • 19:30
…and 7 more dates until 3 Mar 2018

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